and they
1 Kings 6:6
The lowest story [was] five cubits wide, and the middle [was] six cubits wide, and the third [was] seven cubits wide; for on the outside he made offsets [in the wall] of the house all around in order that [the beams] would not be inserted in the walls of the house.
1 Kings 6:10
He also built the stories against the whole house, each five cubits high; and they were fastened to the house with timbers of cedar.
have held
1 Peter 1:5
who are protected by the power of God through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.